Sign the Petition to

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan

The people in Turkey are no longer safe - peaceful protestors are under the attack of the police with pepper spray, tear gas, and plastic bullets. Stop the violence!

Signed,

Akın Keskin

This petition closed almost 2 years ago

How this will help

Recently police have used pressurized water cannons and fired tear gas and rubber bullets at thousands of protestors gathered in Istanbul's Taksim Square to protest an increasingly authoritarian...

Recently police have used pressurized water cannons and fired tear gas and rubber bullets at thousands of protestors gathered in Istanbul's Taksim Square to protest an increasingly authoritarian government and call for a more democratic state. The police's actions speak to the government's crackdown on free speech and intolerance of dissenting voices. 

As the violence continues the international community must hold the Turkish government accountable for controlling the riot police before more Turkish people get hurt! 

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